Cheap St Louis to Carbondale train tickets

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How much are St Louis to Carbondale train tickets?

Lowest Price$56.00
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How to find cheap train tickets from St Louis to Carbondale ?

The most surefire way to find the lowest-priced train tickets from St Louis to Carbondale is to plan ahead and book your train travel earlier. In the past 30 days, the cheapest average price users have found for trains from St Louis to Carbondale was $56.00. If your travel date is still a number of days out, by booking your trip 18 days before you plan to travel, you could save an average of $43.67 compared to a typical last-minute fare. Trying to save on a last-minute fare and have a bit of flexibility on what day to travel? Take a look at midweek schedules, as these tend to be less busy and are often cheaper than buying tickets to travel on Friday, or a weekend departure.

How long is the train journey from St Louis to Carbondale ? How far is St Louis to Carbondale ?

The distance between St Louis to Carbondale is 81.98 miles or 131.90 km. A train trip from St Louis to Carbondale typically takes 15 hours and 22 minutes. If you are looking to get to Carbondale faster, the fastest advertised duration is offered by Amtrak. The fastest train trip covers the distance in 13 hours and 40 minutes to get from St Louis to Carbondale.

Going from St Louis to Carbondale by train takes over 15 hours to reach your destination. For a lengthy train journey we recommend you pack a great book, or download a few movies to have them available offline just in case you are outside of a service coverage area. Don't forget to bring some water and a battery pack to keep all of your electronics charged.

On Sunday trains from St Louis to Carbondale are the busiest. If you are looking for a great deal on your train tickets or to have extra room to stretch out, you might consider traveling on Monday instead, as that tends to be the least traveled day of the week.

Amtrak has the most connections between St Louis to Carbondale

Typically there are 3 schedules to compare for your trip to Carbondale. One train carrier operates regular service on the St Louis to Carbondale route. Amtrak offers the most scheduled departures between St Louis to Carbondale, usually offering 3 trips per day. On this route there are no direct schedules. This means that along your journey from St Louis to Carbondale, you will need to disembark from the first train and board a connecting train. Depending on the carrier's policy, you may be responsible for transferring your own checked luggage, but you will definitely need to bring your hand luggage.

Are you not set on traveling by train? Take a look at Bus tickets from St Louis to Carbondale, which start at $20.00.

One train carrier connects St Louis to Carbondale

Amtrak

Amtrak train tickets from St Louis to Carbondale start from $56.00, and on average cost $76.17. Daily there are 3 Amtrak schedules to Carbondale. Amtrak in St Louis leaves from Gateway Station - 430 S 15th St, And in Carbondale trains arrive at 401 S Illinois Ave,

From St Louis to Carbondale train travel on Amtrak takes 15 hours and 23 minutes. If you are looking to get to Carbondale faster, Amtrak offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 13 hours and 40 minutes.

If you're considering a weeked trip, Amtrak offers 3 schedules for you to choose from. You can expect to pay $74.94 for a one-way train ticket to Carbondale.

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Avg. Time
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There is one train station from which trains depart St Louis on their way to Carbondale. The busiest departure station in St Louis serving this route is Gateway Station - 430 S 15th St.
  • Gateway Station - 430 S 15th St
There is one train station where trains arrive in Carbondale from St Louis., The busiest departure station in St Louis serving this route is 401 S Illinois Ave.
  • 401 S Illinois Ave